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The Wavefunction Collapse Algorithm Explained

How to Be a Programmer: A Short, Comprehensive, and Personal Summary (2002) [pdf]

Google Takes Down Artstation Android App for Explicit Content

TensorFlow Lite is for mobile and embedded devices

The Der Spiegel journalist who messed with the wrong small town

Scientists Find Red Wolf DNA in a Unique Group of Wild Dogs in Texas

The bleak picture of two-factor authentication adoption in the wild

Show HN: RedixDB – a fast persistent key-value store with the Redis protocol

How Juul made vaping viral to become worth a dirty $38B

Chip Industry’s Fundamental Shifts in 2018

Turning GraphQL diagrams to mock back end

Quilts, Tiles, Knuth, and the Music of Elliott Carter (2017)

A Formal Apology for Metaphysics [pdf]

Reple: “Replay-Based” REPLs for Compiled Languages

Quora pays thousands for posting questions

How Flutter uses Widgets, Elements, RenderObjects to create eye-candy at 120fps

Countries that have preoccupied Americans the most since 1900

How to Version-Control Jupyter Notebooks

What did Jesus really look like? (2015)

The Monster’s Servant: On Thomas Cromwell

The MGR window system (2016)

Risk-First Software Development

The battle over new nerve cells in adult brains intensifies

Technorealism, Alvin Toffler, and the Forgotten Third Wave

At least 20 killed, 165 wounded after tsunami hits Indonesia

‘Going where the customer is’: Marketers are coming for messaging apps

When Power Goes to Your Head, It May Shut Out Your Heart (2013)

The Muse (YC W12) Is Hiring a Product Manager for Growth

On Disbelieving Atrocities (1944)

Meng Wanzhou’s Arrest Exposes China’s World Domination Plot

Lessons in negotiation from Stalin at Yalta

Raw String Literals Removed From Java 12 as Feature Set Frozen

Court Returns Seized Laptops to Accused GTA V Cheat Developer

More Amazon workers speak out against atrocious working conditions

Frank Lantz – Director of NYU’s Game Center and Creator of Universal Paperclips

Douglas Adams was right “Genuine people personalities” are coming to our gadgets

Amazon hired private detectives to spy on injured worker

A Year After the Middle Class Tax Cut, the Rich Are Winning

Apollo 8’s Earthrise: The Shot Seen Round the World

Small stupid things that make up my dev environment

“Equality of Opportunity” is Overrated

Facebook Closes 5 Accounts Tied to Russia-Like Tactics in Alabama Senate Race

Free PVS-Studio for those who develops open source projects

The ‘Future Book’ is here, but it’s not what we expected

Silicon Valley CEO thrown in the cooler for three years, ordered to pay $1.5m

Zimbabwe Pledges Land to AU for Construction of “Wakanda One” at Victoria Falls

Brave taking donations on behalf of others without consent

Facebook is reportedly planning its own stablecoin

Powerless: when a gas driller overruns your land

The Wavefunction Collapse Algorithm explained

A new study proves parachutes are useless

Last Refuge: A Bay Area RV community bands together to fight City Hall